ReThink Justice: Economic Justice – a Jesus Imperative

Workshop – Saturday November 6, 2010
Parker Lane UMC

The Amos Commission Workshop on Economic Justice featured Professor Joerg Rieger of Perkins School of Theology, a renowned theologian who brought a challenging message about the Gospel and the theology of biblical economic justice.

Douglas Greco, Director of Austin Interfaith. addressed the power of community organizing and how it can provide our congregations with leadership and skills to become engaged with the poor.

Breakaway sessions provided practical examples of ministries to and with the poor and the use of community organizing.